Syllabus

Titel
1840 Macroeconomic Models and Methods (Applied Track)
LV-Leiter/innen
Assoz.Prof PD Dr. Katrin Rabitsch-Schilcher
Kontakt
  • LV-Typ
    PI
  • Semesterstunden
    2
  • Unterrichtssprache
    Englisch
Anmeldung
20.11.2019 bis 29.11.2019
Anmeldung über LPIS
Hinweise zur LV
Planpunkt(e) Master
Termine
Wochentag Datum Uhrzeit Raum
Montag 02.12.2019 16:30 - 18:30 D4.0.144
Freitag 06.12.2019 11:00 - 13:00 D4.0.144
Montag 09.12.2019 16:30 - 18:30 D4.0.144
Freitag 13.12.2019 11:00 - 13:00 D4.0.144
Montag 16.12.2019 16:30 - 18:30 D4.0.144
Freitag 20.12.2019 11:00 - 13:00 D4.0.144
Freitag 10.01.2020 11:00 - 13:00 D4.0.022
Montag 13.01.2020 16:30 - 18:30 D4.0.144
Freitag 17.01.2020 11:00 - 13:00 D4.0.144
Montag 20.01.2020 16:30 - 18:30 D4.0.144
Freitag 24.01.2020 11:00 - 13:00 D4.0.144

Inhalte der LV

The course offers an introduction into dynamic macroeconomics. Topics covered include the empirical measurement and characterization of business cycles, and an introduction into dynamic macro modelling (Real Business Cycle and New Keynesian models). A particular focus will lie on deriving and understanding the parallels with undergraduate macroeconomic models and on understanding the effects of macroeconomic policy.

Lernergebnisse (Learning Outcomes)

Upon completion of this course students have a basic understanding of macroeconomic analysis in a dynamic setting.

Regelung zur Anwesenheit

Attendance is compulsory. A maximum of 4 course hours (1 day of lectures) are allowed to be missed.

Lehr-/Lerndesign

The course is mainly lecture-based. Homework assignment and exercises (in groups) will be used to deepen the understanding of the materials discussed.

Leistung(en) für eine Beurteilung

Grading is based on:

a final exam (50%)

homeworks (40%)

active class participation and mini-quizzes (10%)

Erreichbarkeit des/der Vortragenden

no regular office hours, please make an appointment

email: katrin.rabitsch@wu.ac.at

Zuletzt bearbeitet: 13.12.2019



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